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Treehouse of Horror XV 

Ned gains the power to foresee people's deaths; Maggie is shrunk inside a vitamin capsule and swallowed; Eliza Simpson and her sidekick hunt down a murderer.

Director:

David Silverman (as The Tell-Tale Silverman)

Writers:

Matt Groening (created by) (as Bat Groening), James L. Brooks (developed by) (as James 'Dangerous Though Cuddly' Brooks) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Dan Castellaneta ... Homer Simpson / Kodos / Snowball II / Hans Moleman / Peter Pan / Groundskeeper Willie / Mayor Quimby (voice) (as I Was a Teenaged Dan Castellaneta)
Julie Kavner ... Marge Simpson / Selma Bouvier (voice) (as Ghouls Kavner)
Nancy Cartwright ... Bart Simpson / Ralph Wiggum / Maggie Simpson (voice) (as Bartfright Cartwright)
Yeardley Smith ... Lisa Simpson (voice) (as Aeeiy Lmrdthys)
Hank Azaria ... Kang & Kodos' Boss / Chief Wiggum / Carl / Lou / Apu / Comic Book Guy / Moe / Prof. Frink (voice) (as The Republican Party)
Harry Shearer ... Kang / Ned Flanders / Dr. Hibbert / God / Eddie / Mr. Burns / Herman / Otto (voice)
Tress MacNeille ... Woman on Street / Crazy Cat Lady (voice) (as Terror MacNihil)
Karl Wiedergott Karl Wiedergott ... Additional Voices (voice) (as Snarl Wiederghost)
Marie Cain Marie Cain ... Performer - 'I've Got You Under My Skin' (voice)
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Storyline

In "The Ned Zone," Ned gets the ability to tell people's deaths just by touching someone. In "In the Belly of the Boss," Mr. Burns accidentally swallows Maggie and the Simpsons try to get her out. In "Four Beheadings and a Funeral," Lisa and Bart try to solve the mystery of the mutton-chops murderer. Written by Anonymous

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Genres:

Animation | Comedy

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 November 2004 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

USA

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby | Dolby SR (seasons 3-19)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

In the 2nd segment Lisa plays Eliza Simpson, a parody of Sherlock Holmes. She would later go on to play a different Eliza Simpson in Season 21 Episode 13 "The Color Yellow." See more »

Goofs

When Mr. Burns is lying on the table before the Simpsons enter his body, he is wearing briefs. However, when the Simpsons are inside him, he is wearing boxers. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
[Marge sees Homer constantly throwing a bowling ball on the roof]
Marge Simpson: Homer, what are you doing?
Homer Simpson: Trying to get a frisbee off the roof.
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Connections

References C.H.U.D. (1984) See more »

Soundtracks

I've Got You Under My Skin
(uncredited)
Written by Cole Porter
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The best Treehouse of Horror in a long time!!!
18 November 2006 | by TOMNELSee all my reviews

Stars: Dan Castellaneta as Homer, Hans Moleman, Kang, Quimby, and others. Julie Kavner as Marge and Selma. Nancy Cartwright as Bart, Maggie and Ralph. Yeardley Smith as Lisa. Hank Azaria as Apu, Moe, Comic Book Guy, Chief Wiggum, Officer Lou, The Boss, Professor Frink and others. Harry Shearer as Ned Flanders, Mr. Burns, Smithers, Dr. Hibbert, Officer Eddie, God, Herman, and others.

This Halloween special was so clever!! All three of the segments were very clever, and I think this was the funniest Halloween special since the 5th one.

Segment 1: The Ned Zone. Ned Flanders gets the power to see how people die by touching them in a parody of The Dead Zone. It was a great segment including my favorite Homer reading, "But ice cream cake!"

Segment 2: Four Beheadings and a Funeral. In a Sherlock Holmes parody, Lisa and Dr. Bartley try to solve the case of the muttonchop murderer. Though this segment has little to do with Halloween, it's still hilarious.

Segment 3: In the Belly of the Boss. Professor Frink accidentally shrinks Maggie and Mr. Burns eats her. The Simpsons have to make a fantastic voyage in to Mr. Burns to get her. The ending is quite similar to the end of the fifth Halloween special, but somehow fresh.

My overall rating: ****/****. 22 mins. TVPGV


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